Student Essay Prize Deadline Extended for 2018

The Pilar Sáenz Annual Student Essay Prize is awarded to the best essay dealing with eighteenth-century Spain, Portugal or Ibero-America. The prize is open to graduate students enrolled in a North American university. Advanced undergraduate work could be considered provided it is accompanied by the recommendation of their professor.

All entries received by APRIL 30th, 2018, will be considered for the current year’s prize. The IASECS Essay Prize Committee will announce the award at the ASECS annual meeting. The winner will receive:

(1) $300.00

(2) a two-year membership in the IASECS

The revised version of the essay will be considered for publication in Dieciocho

Instructions: Students need to submit the essay by APRIL 30th, 2018 as a Word document attachment.  The essay has to be double-spaced, with numbered pages, and its length between 4,000 and 8,000 words including endnotes and list of works cited. 

For inquiries and submissions contact: Professor Enid Valle []

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